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Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set
Contents
  • What's included?
  • 1 Chess board
  • 32 Chessmen
  • 1 Rules booklet
  • Two year warranty
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Down Head Classic Wenge Deluxe Chess Set

The last day for guaranteed Christmas delivery to the UK was Tuesday 15th December.

Please be aware that orders placed now are not guaranteed for pre-Christmas delivery (we will however do our best).

£144.99
£109.99
over 24% off

30 day no quibble returns policy

Product Description

A beautiful little chess set that is compact yet very high quality and extremely well presented. The chess pieces are classic Staunton, weighted and felted. A basic design crafted to exacting standards from fine polished hardwoods. The light pieces are made from clean grained boxwood and the black ones are 'ebonised' which gives a very convincing ebony look at a fraction of the cost of genuine ebony chessmen. The ebonising process involves a black chemical dye substance that soaks deep into the wood allowing it to be polished as if it were real ebony.  

The chessmen sit proudly upon our modern and contemporary wenge and maple chess board. A very highly crafted veneer board that has been made to exacting standards of perfection from carefully selected veneers of hardwood. The board has a flawless satin finish that becomes the perfect backdrop to the polished hardwood chessmen. At just 14 inches across the set may seem small, but there have been no compromises in terms of detail, design and quality. A stunning set made from attractive hardwoods that has been built to last for decades, not years.

The chess board in this set has been expertly crafted by Rechapados Ferrer in Spain using precision laser cutting techniques and stunning wooden veneers combined with expert lacquering and finishing. The underside of the board is finished in a satin veneer that is a different colour from the playing surface of the board. The veneers used for the underside may vary in colour from batch to batch.

Product Specifications

King Height:  2.5 inches (6.35 cm)
King Base Diameter:  1.06 inches (2.69 cm)
King Weight:  22 grams
Pawn Height:  1.4 inches (3.56 cm)
Pawn Weight:  10 grams
Pawn Base Diameter:  0.8 inches (2.03 cm)
Weight:  1.6 kg
Materials:  Wenge, Maple, Boxwood
Number of Queens:  2
Board Size:  13.75 inches (34.93 cm)
Board Thickness:  0.6 inches (1.52 cm)
Square Size:  1.37 inches (3.48 cm)

Please note that due to wood being a natural and therefore inconsistent material, weights are approximate and won't be exact. Please also be aware that this will also result in colour and burl variation.

Sending as a gift?

We send out all of our orders in plain packaging and without an invoice or receipt, so you can feel confident sending our products as a gift directly to the lucky recipient.

Product Reviews

"Very well made chess board and pieces."

Y , 14th March 2019

"Delighted with set. A true likeness of the pictures and beautiful finish. Customer service excellent. Very happy."

N Cummings, 15th November 2012


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